Sanderson Farms, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 27, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.2 per share is scheduled to be paid on
October 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased SAFM stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. At
the current stock price of $67.04, the dividend yield is 3.58%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SAFM was $67.04,
representing a -11.24% decrease from the 52 week high of $75.53 and
a 55.76% increase over the 52 week low of $43.04.
SAFM is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which
includes companies such as BRF S.A. (
) and Hormel Foods Corporation (
). SAFM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $4.11. Zacks Investment Research reports SAFM's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 156.88%, compared to an
industry average of -4.1%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to SAFM through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have SAFM as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Exchange-Traded Fund Trust II PowerShares S&P
The top-performing ETF of this group is PSCC with an increase of
16.51% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of SAFM at 4.52%.